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COVID-19 Resources for Hospitalists

SHM is actively monitoring the evolving outbreak of COVID-19 and will be continually updating a dedicated landing page to support hospitalists with resources and information relevant to the coronavirus and its impact on the practice of hospital medicine.

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Listen to the Latest COVID-19 Podcasts

Listen to hospital medicine leaders discuss COVID-19's impact on the specialty and the broader medical community on "Explore the Space" with Dr. Mark Shapiro.

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Join us for three weeks of virtual sessions, beginning August 11, 2020. Registration for HM20 Virtual includes access to all of the educational content on demand.

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Join the first and only association dedicated to supporting the needs of hospital medicine professionals. As a member of SHM, not only will you gain access to SHM's suite of member benefits, but you will also make an impact on patients and the entire hospital medicine community.


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The Society of Hospital Medicine is a professional society dedicated to serving the needs of the entire hospital medicine team. Find out more about SHM today.

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Featured Article

When Grief and Crises Intersect: Perspectives of a Black Physician in the Time of Two Pandemics

Kimberly D. Manning, MD

June 2020, Volume 15, Issue Number 6
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Truth in Tension: Reflections on Racism in Medicine

Ndidi I. Unaka, MD, MEd; Kimberly L. Reynolds, MD

Jun. 25, 2020 free

Empiric Therapies for COVID-19: Destined to Fail by Ignoring the Lessons of History

Gregory S. Canfield, MD; Jonathan S. Schultz, MD; Sam Windham, MD; Sias Scherger, MD; Andrés F. Henao-Martinez, MD; Leland Shapiro, MD; Carlos Franco-Paredes, MD; Daniel B. Chastain, PharmD; Taylor Wand, BSc; Martin Krsak, MD

Jun. 17, 2020 free

Trust in Public Health Is Essential Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Marianne Udow-Phillips, MHSA; Paula M. Lantz, PhD

Jun. 17, 2020 free

The Wave of the Future

Laurence Wellikson, MD, MHM; Eric E. Howell, MD, MHM

Jul. 01, 2020 free

July 2020

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Manage the Pandemic with a Multidisciplinary Coalition

Chandra Lingisetty, MD, MBA, MHCM; Monica L. Wang, ScD, MS; Venkataraman Palabindala, MD, MBA, SFHM

Jun. 30, 2020 free

PAP Use Associated with Lower Mortality

Mel L. Anderson, MD, FACP

Jun. 26, 2020 free

The Plague of Racism in Our Society

Jordan Messler, MD, SFHM

Jun. 22, 2020 free

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